La Raza

  1. Ricardo ‘El Mandril’ Sanchez Not Renewed at SBS Radio

    January 14, 2014 9:03 PM EST Ricardo "El Mandril" Sanchez, once considered the king of Spanish-language radio, is no longer employed by his longtime Los Angeles station KLAX-FM (97.9) La Raza, which is owned by the Spanish Broadcasting System.   Sanchez has been off ...

  2. El Cucuy Returns To The Airwaves In Albuquerque

    June 01, 2010 12:00 AM EDT After a nearly two-year hiatus, veteran radio personality Renán Almendarez Coello, better known as El Cucuy de la Mañana, has returned to the airwaves on Albuquerque, N.M.'s KKNS "La Ley" 95.9 FM. Almendarez, formerly a nationally s ...

  3. Latin Briefs: Mobile Spending Dips, 'La Tremenda' Flips

    June 25, 2009 12:00 AM EDT -- Cell phone users in Mexico spent less on mobile services in the first quarter of this year due to the economic crisis as well as a reduction in rates. Citing statistics from Mexico's federal telecommunications commission, Movilsur reports ...

  4. SBS Host 'El Chulo' Moves To L.A.

    December 11, 2008 12:00 AM EST Joaquín Garza, host of "El Chulo de la Mañana," which originates on Spanish Broadcasting System regional Mexican WLEY (La Ley)/Chicago and simulcasts on Los Angeles sister KLAX (La Raza), is packing and moving to the City of Angels. Garz ...

  5. SBS Launches Miami Regional Mexican Station

    January 03, 2008 12:00 AM EST In a nod to the changing Latin demographic of the East Coast, the Miami airwaves will welcome the strains of regional Mexican music on Jan. 5. The imminent launch of La Raza 106.3 FM was previously announced in Billboard (Billboard.biz, Oct. 24), ...

  6. Miami Tunes In To Regional Mexican Station

    October 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Miami is close to launching its first FM regional Mexican station. La Raza will take over the 106.3 FM frequency, which at one point belonged to La Gran Cadena. The station belongs to the SBS network, which already owns pop station WRMA, Romance ( ...

  7. Don Cheto Airs In Houston

    October 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Liberman Broadcasting personality Don Cheto today (Oct. 10) launched his radio program on Houston’s regional Mexican 98.5/103.3 La Raza. Houston is the fourth Liberman station to begin airing the show, which tapes at La Que Buena (KBUE) 105.5. Don ...

  8. Radio Host Turns Self Over To LAPD, Released On $50,000 Bail

    January 04, 2007 12:00 AM EST Syndicated radio talk show host Renan Almendarez Coello turned himself in to Los Angeles police Jan. 3. He was under investigation for alleged criminal threats toward his wife and a police officer on New Year's Day, according to the LAPD. Alm ...